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Mar 19, 2011 11:00pm EDT
at the events in japan. as he said before, we have to apply whatever lessons that can be and will be learned. >> energy secretary steven chu and nuclear regulatory commission gregory yasgow were on capitol hill testifying on the energy department's fiscal year 2012 budget and nuclear power safety issues following the earthquake and tsunami in japan. watch the complete hearing now online at the c-span video library. search, watch, clip and share. it's washington your way. >> president obama has begun a trip to latin america in part to strengthen economic partnerships in the region. in his weekly address he talks about the need to open additional global markets to u.s. exports to help create jobs here in the u.s. then representative jaime herrera butler with the republican address. she discusses the need to rein in government spending to address the national debt. >> in recent days we've seen turmoil and tragedy around the world. from change in the middle east in north africa to the earthquake and tsunami in japan. as i said on friday, we will work with our partners in the region to protect in
Mar 19, 2011 8:00pm EDT
's energy policy in the aftermath of japan's earthquake in nuclear prices. claudia rosett discusses the role, composition, and effectiveness of the united nations and its relationship with the u.s. "washington journal," live at 7:00 a.m. eastern on c-span. >> we were writing off urban america. >> major business leaders, working to keep this city the center of the business world, on how york bank that position. >> with wall street reemergence, new york city was really pulled into the global economy and became america's gateway to that economy and has really prospered ever since. >> watch the rest of the interview sunday night on c-span q&a. >> the gerald ford presidential museum in michigan recently held its first annual symposium on ethics in america. the discussion focused on how public officials handle ethical issues, from the intent of the founders of the constitution to the use of e-mail but today's public officials. stephen for talks about how his father dealt with the dilemma of whether to pardon richard nixon after watergate. this event is an hour and 25 minutes. >> steven ford has tr
Mar 12, 2011 11:00pm EST
of japan in the wake of friday's terrible earthquake and tsunami. the memories of the devastating 1964 quakers to with this. we're just beginning to complement -- comprehend the magnitude of this quake. we share the president's support to help recovery and we commend the actions he has taken so far. this tragedy as well as the upheaval in the middle east and north africa serve as stark reminders of how intertwined at our world economy is, how world events beyond our control can affect all of us. it makes it all the more important that we control those things we can. i want to speak with you today about one of the threats that we are experiencing personally -- rising energy prices. i want to share some of the steps the republicans are ready to take right now, steps that will protect america from international conflict, create thousands of new jobs, reduce our budget deficit, and help bring energy prices back down to earth. nationwide, prices have risen by 40 cents by the past month and have doubled since january 2009. a gallon of gas is heading north of $4. that is not just pain at the
Mar 12, 2011 8:00pm EST
are indispensible in the new world too. so your growing engagement with key countries in the region like japan, india, south korea and indonesia, is enormously welcomed. we will work closely with you to strengthen the fabric of these relationships and underpin regional stability. strengthening regional institutions so that the countries that the asia-pacific increasingly manage the friction of a growing and changing asia-pacific. that's why your nation's decision to join the east asia summit is such good news. the summit brings the leaders of the region's major powers together and has a mandate to deal with the whole range of economic, political and security issues our countries face. our relationship is evolving to meet these new challenges. from defense and intelligence to diplomacy and trade. australia and the south with south korea and japan to the north form real asian-pacific relationships with the united states. regional stability. an alliance which was stro in the cold war, an allianc which is strong in the new world. in both of our countries, true friends stick together. our nations d
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